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  • Best Hi-Fi Starter System for £800 or under?

    Given £500-800 to spend, where do you start piecing together a Hi-Fi system in this new world of streaming, both from the internet and you local music? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jun 21, 2018 at 8:55 AM

  • Best way to network outlying building?

    What's the most foolproof way to receive a stable (and fast) internet connection from a part of your house which is far away from the main internet connection. In this instance wireless repeaters won't work. Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jun 21, 2018 at 8:55 AM

  • What's a good cheap smartwatch?

    Do any readers have any recommendations for a budget smartwatch that doesn't necessarily need any health monitoring features? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jun 18, 2018 at 6:58 PM

  • How to verify speaker levels for Atmos?

    What's the best/easiest method to check what levels you're speakings are outputting in a Dolby Atmos setup? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jun 18, 2018 at 9:38 AM

  • Which £1200 TV for movies & gaming?

    For a mixed 'diet' of gaming and film watching, which 65-inch TV offers the best performance in the £1200, and under, bracket? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jun 17, 2018 at 8:30 AM

  • Anyone for Mario Tennis Aces on Nintendo Switch?

    Mario Sports games always offer something unique and the first available on Nintendo Switch is set for release so who's getting involved with Mario Tennis Aces? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jun 15, 2018 at 4:02 PM

  • Could you ditch 'surround sound' for a stereo setup?

    There's a growing trend for folks to declutter there setups and lose some satellite speakers in favour of a 2.0 system. Could you ever seeing yourself going the same way? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jun 15, 2018 at 1:39 PM

  • What's the easiest Music Player to use?

    What's an ideal solution for someone with little tech nous who wants to play locally streamed ripped CDs? Come and join the discussion,

    by AVForums, Jun 15, 2018 at 1:37 PM

  • How to build a false ceiling for speakers?

    A neat way to accommodate overhead speakers for immersive audio formats such as DTS:X and Dolby Atmos is to construct a false ceiling but just how would you go about it? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jun 15, 2018 at 1:37 PM

  • How do you switch off HDMI CEC?

    HDMI CEC can be very useful for controlling multiple devices with just the one remote but it can have its issues that means it needs switching off. How does one go about that on a Sky Box and an HDTV? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jun 9, 2018 at 9:55 AM

  • Home Cinema Setup with Fireplace?

    Fireplaces can be awkward when it comes to placing TVs, projector screens and speakers so what's the best way of dealing with them? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jun 6, 2018 at 7:52 AM

  • What's the best 55-inch TV that's not OLED?

    The clue for this topic is very much in the question so, discounting OLED, what's the best 55" 4K HDR TV money can buy? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jun 5, 2018 at 7:32 AM

  • Is there such a thing as a perfect media streamer?

    When it comes to streaming video content, both internet and local, peoples needs are diverse and with the ever-changing landscape it's difficult (read impossible) for one device to 'do it all' but which gets the closest? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, Jun 5, 2018 at 7:32 AM

  • How to use a projector outdoors?

    There's a World Cup coming and some of you are going to watch it outdoors, especially if the weather is good so how would you go about setting up a projector in all the sunlight? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, May 25, 2018 at 7:35 AM

  • Best budget 4K HDR TV for PS4 Pro?

    Can you help a forum member in their quest to find the best 4K HDR TV from 40-inches and up to suit playing on a PlayStation 4 Pro? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, May 24, 2018 at 7:28 AM

  • Can you 'hotplug' HDMI cables?

    by AVForums, May 24, 2018 at 7:28 AM

  • Best tripod for beginners?

    Prices for camera tripods vary quite wildly so what's a decent alternative for someone just getting started in photography? Can you buy cheap or will you end up buying twice (or more)? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, May 22, 2018 at 9:41 AM

  • Oppo 203 as a media streamer?

    The Oppo 203 is a formidable Ultra HD Blu-ray player, of course, but is it also a viable alternative to play your network stored disc rips and what's the best way to set it up to do so?

    by AVForums, May 22, 2018 at 9:41 AM

  • Which TV for a bright room?

    Unfortunately, we can't always have viewing rooms with ideal light control and sometimes there's no way around placing a TV in a bright room so which TVs cope best with that blasted sunlight? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, May 19, 2018 at 8:14 AM

  • Are you a Blu-ray super fan?

    61% of the Blu-ray market was attributed to some 247,000 superfans, who delivered £98.8m of the £161.6m sales. For console games, CDs and DVDs, the share of the market attributed to superfans was smaller, at 34%, 32% and 11%, respectively. Based...

    by AVForums, May 19, 2018 at 8:14 AM

  • What crossover settings for soundbar subwoofer?

    Can yo help out a fellow forum member with the best crossover settings for their new Sony Dolby Atmos soundbar and subwoofer combo?

    by AVForums, May 18, 2018 at 6:47 AM

  • How to transfer VHS to PC?

    Is it time to get rid of that old VHS player recorder and turn anything you wanted to keep to digital? This thread has some useful tips but if you think you could add anything to it, feel free to join in the discussion.

    by AVForums, May 18, 2018 at 6:47 AM

  • Which angled HDMI Cable should I buy?

    The nature of an HDMI cable is such that they can protrude from behind your TV or other AV gear but an angled cable can help tidy up that look. Are there any that are recommended, in particular, or maybe there are other solutions? Come and join...

    by AVForums, May 17, 2018 at 9:50 AM

  • Does my PC need more RAM?

    Upgrading a PC's system memory is one of the cheapest ways of potentially improving the performance but what benefits would the 'typical user' notice? Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, May 17, 2018 at 9:48 AM

  • Best Hi-Fi speakers for £1,500?

    If you were given a budget of £1,500, or so, and were tasked with buying the best stereo speakers you could find, how would you spend it?

    by AVForums, May 16, 2018 at 7:15 AM

  • What's a good TV for the kitchen?

    What 40-inch - or thereabouts - TV would you choose for a kitchen worktop where viewing angles are more of a concern than resolution. Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, May 16, 2018 at 7:14 AM

  • Very long HDMI cable Vs HDMI over Cat 6?

    The advent of 4K, HDR and HD audio formats has resulted in ever-increasing bitrates that HDMI cables can struggle with over longer than usual distances so what's the best approach for reliable performance? Come and join the discussion

    by AVForums, May 15, 2018 at 9:32 PM

  • Do I need an anamorphic lens for my projector?

    Front projection set-ups throw up their own challenges, the variety of aspect ratios included so what are the pros and cons of an anamorphic lens vs masking vs black bars. Come and join the discussion

    by AVForums, May 15, 2018 at 5:47 AM

  • Which 6 Bay Storage Device would you recommend?

    Can you help a forum member with recommendations for a six bay storage device on which to keep their media collection for distribution by a PLEX server?

    by AVForums, May 15, 2018 at 5:47 AM

  • Home Cinema set up for £250?

    Is it possible to get a reasonable sounding home cinema set up for £250 or less? All options considered. Come and join the discussion.

    by AVForums, May 10, 2018 at 12:43 PM

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